Residents vaccinated at Lansdowne Hill Care Home near Swindon

Published: Monday 15th February 2021

Residents vaccinated at Lansdowne Hill Care Home near Swindon

Good news today as latest figures show that 98% of residents at Lansdowne Hill Care Home in Swindon, have now received a first Covid-19 vaccination.

The home in Wroughton, managed by Agincare, continues to carry out regular testing and is following latest guidance on PPE, hygiene and family visits.

Manager Tracy Brain said:

The vaccination roll-out feels like such a positive step forward for us at Lansdowne Hill Care Home, with the prospect of brighter days coming after what has been a hard year.

All we want to do is simply give our existing and new residents a safe and happy home, including welcoming more visits from family and friends with fewer restrictions in the future.

I’m incredibly proud of how the team, residents, relatives and local community have pulled together. During the lockdown the team has worked hard to keep residents safe and well, and their spirits up, making sure everyone has a chance to get involved with activities.

Operators Agincare, one of the country’s largest independent care providers, has welcomed the latest figures at Lansdowne Hill Care Home, which is rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission.

Chief Operating Officer Tim Buckley said:

We are very pleased with the positive response by our residents to the vaccination roll-out at Lansdowne Hill Care Home.

Agincare is working daily with local authorities and NHS teams to ensure any new care home residents are vaccinated as soon as they are able, as well as any remaining care workers across our homes nationwide.

Find out more about Lansdowne Hill Care Home

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Lansdowne Hill Care Home is located in Wroughton, Swindon, and provides affordable residential, dementia, respite and convalescence care with a wealth of experience of caring for older people with physical and mental health needs.

About Agincare…

Agincare is a family-owned business that has been providing reliable and professional care for over 35 years including live-in care, home care and residential care and nursing homes. Agincare is fully regulated by the Care Quality Commission. It is one of the largest independent care providers in England, employing more than 3,500 staff across more than 50 locations. It has major contracts with many large public sector organisations, as well as delivering care services to a large and growing number of self-funding clients.